Issues and Trends in Nursing: Essential Knowledge for Today and Tomorrow
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Critical Thinking Exercises

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1:  What is the role of the preceptor for a novice/beginning nurse?

2:  In what way(s) does an advanced beginner nurse differ from a novice nurse?

3:  How can a nursing student increase their psychomotor skills to move from student to practitioner upon graduation and give an example?

4:  How does a mentor differ from a preceptor?

5:  List the 4 phases that the new graduate nurse will experience as new employees

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